The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 60 70 74
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 21 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.20% 1.37% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.41% 4.92% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 8
Median salary £32,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
MPLS
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
184 183 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 28.01% 27.94% 22.79%
Number of salaries quoted 171 171 174
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MPLS
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Southampton region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Southampton

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Southampton

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (76.92%) BGP
4 18 (69.23%) IPsec
5 17 (65.38%) CCNP
6 15 (57.69%) VPN
6 15 (57.69%) OSPF
7 13 (50.00%) VLAN
7 13 (50.00%) Windows
7 13 (50.00%) Linux
7 13 (50.00%) CCNA
8 11 (42.31%) CCIE
8 11 (42.31%) Juniper
8 11 (42.31%) VoIP
8 11 (42.31%) PPP
8 11 (42.31%) L2TP
8 11 (42.31%) RTP
8 11 (42.31%) Statistics
8 11 (42.31%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (42.31%) Junos
8 11 (42.31%) F5
8 11 (42.31%) Data Centre
9 9 (34.62%) Unix
10 8 (30.77%) WAN
11 7 (26.92%) Middleware
11 7 (26.92%) Retail
11 7 (26.92%) HSRP
11 7 (26.92%) EMC NetWorker
12 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (23.08%) Firewall

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) BGP
2 18 (69.23%) IPsec
3 15 (57.69%) OSPF
3 15 (57.69%) VPN
4 13 (50.00%) VLAN
5 11 (42.31%) Cisco IOS
5 11 (42.31%) Junos
5 11 (42.31%) L2TP
5 11 (42.31%) PPP
5 11 (42.31%) RTP
5 11 (42.31%) VoIP
6 8 (30.77%) WAN
7 7 (26.92%) HSRP
8 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (23.08%) Firewall
8 6 (23.08%) Wireless
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (15.38%) Network Security
9 4 (15.38%) Skype
General
1 7 (26.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Network Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Architect
2 7 (26.92%) Network Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Wireless Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Support
4 2 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Data Centre
1 11 (42.31%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Unix
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Network Design
2 2 (7.69%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 24 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (65.38%) CCNP
3 13 (50.00%) CCNA
4 11 (42.31%) CCIE
5 2 (7.69%) CCDP
5 2 (7.69%) CCNP Voice
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.69%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (42.31%) F5
2 11 (42.31%) Juniper
3 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat
3 4 (15.38%) Riverbed
4 2 (7.69%) Aruba
4 2 (7.69%) SonicWALL
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
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